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Venturi Grand Prix Formula E Team

Team:

Venturi Grand Prix Formula E Team

Location:

Monte Carlo, Monaco

Key Personnel:

Leonardo DiCaprio, Founder
Gildo Pallanca Pastor, Founder 
Bert Hedaya, Founder  
Francesco Costa, Founder 

Biography:

Based in Monaco, the new Venturi Grand Prix Formula E Team has been co-founded by Leonardo DiCaprio and Gildo Pallanca Pastor, founder of pioneering EV manufacturer Venturi Automobiles, together with Bert Hedaya and Francesco Costa.

The team is centred around the award-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio and Venturi Automobiles, a leader in high performance electric vehicles developing a range of sports, urban and utilitarian cars, as well as being the current holders of the world land speed record for an electric vehicle with 495kph (307mph).

Target:

From season two, the team plans to become a constructor, building its own Formula E car using a powertrain based on its 3,000hp Venturi VBB-3 electric streamliner that aims to set a new World Record of 700kph on the Bonneville Salt Flats by 2015.

Drivers:

Coming soon.

Website:

www.venturi.fr // www.leonardodicaprio.com